Security Check Point Officer

Lumwana, Zambia, Full Time Salary:

Security Check Point Officer
Lumwana Mine, Solwezi, Zambia.
Reporting to: Supervisor, Surveillance and Access Control
Lumwana Mining Company Limited (LMC), a copper mining company owned by Barrick Gold Corporation is situated in the North Western region of Zambia, some 300 km west of the Zambian Copperbelt and 95 km south west of the provincial capital of Solwezi. The mine is a multi-pit, multi staged operation mining approximately 100MT of ore and waste per annum and producing copper concentrates containing an average of 120,000 tonnes of copper metal per year over a twenty (20) year mine life, making Lumwana the largest single open cut copper mine in Africa. The Company is now looking for an experienced and qualified individual to be considered for the position of Security Check Point Officer.
Role Summary
Reporting to the Supervisor, Surveillance and Access Control, your duties will include but not limited to the following;
Supervise subordinates to ensure that all personnel are equipped, trained, and qualified to perform their duties in an appropriate manner. Represent Lumwana Copper Mine on the mine site as a Security checkpoint officer.
Supervise the necessary programs and reporting functions that will facilitate timely reporting of incidents.
Ensure the security system’s integrity is maintained
Arrange shift patterns ensuring all checkpoint posts are manned 24 hours a day and rotated on a regular basis.
Ensure guards maintain high standards of discipline expected from the Security department at all times.
Ensure post orders are kept up to date and are aligned with this procedure and that access control security officers have a clear understanding of their roles and responsibilities accordingly.
Ensure proper management and archiving of all authorised gate passes
Ensure access control and search procedures and related policies are in line with company objectives and all applicable laws.
Ensure all items brought on site are properly declared as per site standards.
Monitor access control and resolve anomalies.
Ensuring all security equipment at the access point is maintained, secured and in working order.
Supervise visitor management system operations
Experience & Qualifications
Full Grade 12 School Certificate
At least 2 years’ work experience in a reputable organisation
Qualification in a security or social science related discipline is an added advantage.
Must be computer literate.
Knowledgeable in security systems i.e. Genetec security centre is an added advantage.
Experience in physical and automated Access control will be an added advantage.
Zambian Nationals who meet requirements for this position and are resident in Zambia are strongly encouraged to apply
If you meet the requirements, submit your online application by clicking ‘APPLY NOW’.
Applicants may be subjected to any of the following: a Security and / or Police Clearance Check; a Competence Assessment, Qualifications, Credit and Reference Checks.

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